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The Legend of Hell House Details

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Richard Matheson adapted the screenplay of The Legend of Hell House from his own novel. In the tradition of Shirley Jackson's Haunting of Hill House, four people with alleged extrasensory powers are called upon to spend a weekend in a supposedly haunted house, to either prove or disprove the presence of ghosts. Roddy McDowall has been in the house before, and refuses to treat the possibility of paranormal activity lightly; scientist Clive Revill believes that he can trace the happenings to rational explanations involving electric current; Pamela Franklin is convinced that, if spirits exists, she will be able to communicate with them; and Gayle Hunnicutt plays Revill's young wife, ripe for "possession." ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Cast

Pamela Franklin
as Florence Tanner
Roddy McDowall
as Ben Fischer
Clive Revill
as Dr. Chris Barrett
Gayle Hunnicutt
as Ann Barrett
Roland Culver
as Rudolph Deutsch
Peter Bowles
as Hanley
Michael Gough

Crew

John Hough
Director
Albert Fennell
Producer
Richard Matheson
Screenwriter
Richard Matheson
Book Author
Alan Hume
Cinematographer
Delia Derbyshire
Composer (Music Score)
Brian Hodgson
Composer (Music Score)
Geoffrey Foot
Editor
Bill Rowe
Sound/Sound Designer
Bert Batt
First Assistant Director
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